Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Delivery
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 44 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Delivery 13 47 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.41% 4.00% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 4.59% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 32 26
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £388 £315 £261
90th Percentile £553 £575 £625
East of England median daily rate £490 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +3.16% -2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £20.25

Project Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 339 1,024 945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.98% 87.22% 86.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 573 487
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £234 £263
90th Percentile £650 £630 £580
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 96 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% - -46.97%
10th Percentile £13.24 £10.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £46.50 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £25.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +45.71% - -33.26%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Project Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire

Project Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire

Project Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire

Project Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Project Delivery in Cambridgeshire

Project Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Delivery within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +19 11 £450 -10.00% 3
Peterborough +4 1 £392 -15.24%
Project Delivery
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Project Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Project Delivery.

1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
4 3 (23.08%) QA Automation
4 3 (23.08%) TMMi
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) CMMI
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (7.69%) Service Design
6 1 (7.69%) Velocity
6 1 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
6 1 (7.69%) Defect Management

Project Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) iPlanet
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Power Platform
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Broadband
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) SMTP
1 1 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Power BI
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ERwin
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IAM Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Product Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Apache NiFi
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
1 1 (7.69%) Velocity
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) CMMI
4 3 (23.08%) QA Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) TMMi
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) APMP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) LPIC
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) RHCT
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ITGC
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Postfix
1 1 (7.69%) RHEV
1 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Dell
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau
1 1 (7.69%) VMware